Although it looks strange, the Circle of Fifths it is actually very relevant to your musical life. The trick is to learn the useful patterns hidden inside.
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Learning to “spell” intervals is essential but the standard way to work them out is too slow! Use these tricks to speed it up.
To use interval recognition for real musical tasks you’ll need to know how to spell intervals too. Learn quickly with this clever and unusual approach.
Learn the history of jazz, and how to arrange songs, find the key by ear, get fans to your shows and listen for consonance and dissonance in music.
Learn to identify major and minor keys by ear and it will be much easier for you to play by ear and improvise. Here are two shortcuts to help you learn.
Looking for a key signature, chord progression, or the best melody notes? The Circle of Fifths has it all! Here are some practical uses for the master tool.
Learn how to find the tonic of any piece of music and practice with these well-known popular songs and classical pieces in part two of this tutorial.
Identifying the tonic in a melody is a useful skill that will help you play by ear, transcribe and more. Find out how, and practice with these examples.